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Cayman Airways - national airline of the Cayman Islands

Getting Here by Air

Direct Flights to the Cayman Islands

Flights to the Cayman Islands

The Cayman Islands is a British Overseas Territory located in the Western Caribbean. We are situated 480 miles south of Miami, Florida, 150 miles south of Cuba and 180 miles northwest of Jamaica. By jet, your Caribbean getaway in the Cayman Islands is just an hour from Miami.

Getting to Cayman Has Never Been Easier

The main passenger airport in the Cayman Islands, Owen Roberts International Airport, is located on the largest of the Cayman Islands, Grand Cayman. Our sister island Cayman Brac also has its own airport, Charles Kirkconnell Airport. These two airports serve as the Cayman Islands main ports of entry for visitors. Little Cayman is served by daily inter-island flights.

There are approximately 116 weekly flights into the Cayman Islands including 42 flights each week between Miami and Grand Cayman with connections to Cayman Brac and Little Cayman. Nonstop service from Miami is provided by Cayman Airways and American Airlines.

The Cayman Islands is one of the top Caribbean getaway destinations. Embark on your Caribbean vacation in Cayman today! With 8 different airlines flying into Grand Cayman from the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom, it’s easier than ever to book your Cayman Islands experience!

Inter-island service between Grand Cayman, Cayman Brac and Little Cayman is provided by Cayman Airways and Cayman Express, making Cayman Islands travel quick and easy. Cayman Airways provides jet service to Cayman Brac while Cayman Express provides service four times daily to both Sister Islands.

The Cayman Islands Tourism Department has a Visitor Information booth in the Customs Hall of the Owen Roberts International Airport. The Visitor Information booth is fully stocked with the latest tourist publications, brochures and other information visitors may need during their stay.

Cayman Airways

Cayman Airways is the National Flag Carrier of the Cayman Islands and offers nonstop service from New York, Chicago, Dallas, Tampa and Miami. In true Caymankind generosity, guests can check-in two bags free up to 55lbs each, and relax inflight with a complimentary rum punch and meal service on select flights. Check out competitive fares on nonstop flights including Miami to Cayman Brac and Dallas to Grand Cayman.

Air Canada

Air Canada offers non-stop flights from Toronto to Grand Cayman every week, twice a week. Everything you're waiting for is just 3 hours and 55 minutes away.

American Airlines

American Airlines provides, nonstop daily flights Charlotte, Dallas/Fort Worth, Philadelphia and Miami to Grand Cayman. Guests have the option of 3 daily nonstop flights from Miami.

British Airways

Fly to the Cayman Islands with British Airways and you'll touch down in the Caribbean in just over 12 hours. Relax on board after take-off from London Heathrow and make the most of our complimentary food and bar service. After a brief stopover in Nassau in the Bahamas, it's just a short hop to your final destination.

Delta Air Lines

Delta Air Lines offers nonstop service from Atlanta, Detroit and Minneapolis to Grand Cayman. Delta Air Lines serves nearly 180 million customers each year. Delta was named to FORTUNE magazine’s top 50 World’s Most Admired Companies in addition to being named the most admired airline for the fourth time in five years. Additionally, Delta has ranked No.1 in the Business Travel News Annual Airline survey for an unprecedented five consecutive years

JetBlue Airways

JetBlue offers nonstop service to Grand Cayman from New York (JFK) and seasonally from Boston (BOS). In October 2018, daily service from Ft. Lauderdale will launch. Enjoy award-winning customer service, comfy leather seats with lots of legroom, and complimentary snacks and drinks on your way to paradise. Even better, make it a vacation when you book a JetBlue Getaways package (air + hotel).


United has nonstop service from Chicago, Houston, Newark and Washington D.C. United is proud to have the world's most comprehensive route network.


WestJet offers non-stop service, from Toronto to Grand Cayman on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday.


Southwest Airlines offers daily nonstop service from Ft. Lauderdale to Grand Cayman. Weekly nonstop service from Houston starts on Saturday, June 9, 2018.

Hints & Tips

  • Jet service is available between Cayman Brac and Grand Cayman.
  • Direct flights from Miami to Cayman Brac are available from Cayman Airways.
  • The Cayman Islands uses 110V current, which accommodate a two/three-pin American plug.